KEARNEY, Neb. Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation today announced that Kris Baldwin has joined the company as plant manager of the Vehicle Group’s automotive valvetrain facility in Kearney, Nebraska . Baldwin will oversee all production, safety and environmental aspects at Kearney .
ViSalus, the number one challenge marketing company with its Body by Vi™ 90-Day Challenge, has partnered with Fascination Entertainment Corporation to help veterans and their spouses bolster economic security through entrepreneurship opportunities. Fascination Entertainment’s “American Dream with Kristin Best” airs weekly on the Armed Forces Network (AFN) and tells the inspiring true stories of men […]
PHILADELPHIA, PA – April 11, 2012 – For the sixth consecutive year, Comcast Corporation, (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK), one of the nation’s leading providers of entertainment, information and communications products and services, has been honored as one of the top 10 U.S. corporations for doing business with companies owned by military veterans. The National Veteran-Owned Business […]
Kitchen Tune-Up is currently offering a program that supports veterans seeking to own their own home improvement franchise. The company is waiving over 80% of their $39,995 franchise fee, making the investment only $5,000 for honorably discharged veterans. Financing options are available for up to $4,500 for qualified applicants.
Capital One Commits $4.5 Million to Support the Chamber’s ‘Hiring Our Heroes’ Campaign The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Hiring Our Heroes program and Capital One today announced “Hiring 500,000 Heroes,” a national campaign to engage the business community in committing to hire 500,000 veterans and military spouses by the end of 2014.
CiCi’s Pizza Launches Patriot Program to Expand Veteran Franchise Ownership Pizza Buffet Leader Unveils One of the Industry’s Most Extensive Programs Benefitting U.S. Veterans COPPELL, Texas, Feb. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — CiCi’s Pizza, home of the custom pizza buffet starting at $4.99, announced today the launch of the CiCi’s Patriot Program to offer veterans a path to business ownership. […]
LOS ANGELES, CA., Jan., 25 – VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System (GLA) in collaboration with New Directions Inc. (NDI) and A Community of Friends (ACOF) will host a groundbreaking ceremony for the Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center (SACC) buildings 4 and 5, on Friday, February 3, 2012 starting at 11:00 am. Buildings 4 and 5 will provide supportive and therapeutic […]
‘Patriot Run Across America’ Seeks to Raise One Million Dollars for Wounded Warrior Project by Running from San Francisco to Key West in 80 Days On March 1, 2012 ultra distance runner John Pyle will begin the ‘Patriot Run Across America’ with a goal of clocking 45 miles daily over 80 days, finishing with the […]
The National Veterans Legal Services Program Names Hunton & Williams LLP Pro Bono Partner of the Year 100 Firm Lawyers Volunteer Legal Services to Iraq and Afghanistan War Vets NEW YORK, Nov. 2011 /PRNewswire/ — On Veterans Day, November 11, Americans pay tribute to our nation’s veterans and the freedoms they secured against the startling […]
WOODRIDGE, Ill. (October 2011) –Homes for Our Troops, a national non-profit organization dedicated to building homes for injured veterans at no cost, has completed its most recent home building project for Army SSG Juan Roldan in Parrish, Fla. Serving as a building materials contributor, Gerber Plumbing Fixtures donated its sinks, faucets and Avalanche toilets to […]
CHICAGO – “The Society for Vascular Surgery® (SVS) is proud to be entering its fifth year of continuous two-week rotations of volunteer vascular surgeons at the U.S. Army’s Landstuhl Regional Medical Center (LRMC) in Germany,” said 2011-2012 SVS President Richard Cambia, MD, of Massachusetts General Hospital. “Our members are helping to repair damaged arteries and […]